Hawaiian Airlines Delays Incoming Taipei Flight Due to Typhoon

HONOLULU – Hawaiian Airlines has announced that HA 808, which was scheduled to depart from Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport at 8:55 p.m. on Friday, July 12, 2013 has been delayed due to the expected landfall of Typhoon Soulik.

The flight is now scheduled to depart at 9 a.m. on Saturday, July 13, 2013, and will arrive in Honolulu at 1:15 a.m. on the same morning (after crossing the International Dateline).

The delay will not affect ongoing operations of the Taipei service. Flight HA 807 to Taipei will depart Honolulu International Airport as scheduled at 1:55 a.m. on Sunday, July 14, 2013.

Customers are advised to check Hawaiian Airlines’ website at www.hawaiianairlines.com for updates.

About Hawaiian Airlines

Hawaiian has led all U.S. carriers in on-time performance for each of the past nine years (2004-2012) as reported by the U.S. Department of Transportation. Consumer surveys by Condé Nast Traveler, Travel + Leisure and Zagat have all ranked Hawaiian the highest of all domestic airlines serving Hawai‘i.

Now in its 84th year of continuous service, Hawaiian is Hawai‘i’s biggest and longest-serving airline, as well as the largest provider of passenger air service from its primary visitor markets on the U.S. mainland. Hawaiian offers nonstop service to Hawai‘i from more U.S. gateway cities (11) than any other airline, along with service from Japan, South Korea, the Philippines, Australia, New Zealand, American Samoa, and Tahiti. New nonstop service will begin between Honolulu and Beijing, China in April 2014, subject to government approvals. Hawaiian also provides approximately 160 jet flights daily between the Hawaiian Islands.

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